Our Art Collection This page presents information regarding artist Will Taylor, whose work is held as part of the Tees Valley Arts collection, accessioned by Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art into the Middlesbrough Collection. Will Taylor Artworks in the Collection
My subject matter is mainly landscape; the landscape of Danby dale where I live, and the surrounding North Yorkshire Moors. Northumberland, especially Holy Island, holds a special fascination too. The inevitable seasonal changes, night and day and the extremes of weather, bringing with them endless variations of light, colour and mood, provide the inspiration and focus for my painting and printmaking. While landscape features in my linocuts, I am occasionally drawn to the dramatic imagery of Industrial Teesside or the unique and fascinating shapes of Yorkshire cobbles. Their boldness of form and colour offer limitless possibilities for the medium of printmaking.
Our Art Collection Since 1982 Tees Valley Arts has collected a large number of works of arts from eminent local artists and those further afield. As part of our move outside of custodian housing, Tees Valley Arts elected to donate its collection to Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art where it has become the Tees Valley […] READ MORE